Article on 2018 Self Love Gift Guide for Every Budget

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2018 Self Love Gift Guide for Every Budget

We've created this self love gift guide to make sharing our self love movement easy this holiday season. Whether you're shopping for a gift for yourself, or for someone you care about who deserves to love themselves first, we've got gifts for every budget and person. Self Love Gifts: $1 - $25 The ABCs of Self Love Our favorite gift for her this holiday season is The ABCs of Self Love by our founder Melody Godfred. Part education, part inspiration, and part workbook, this 100-page original self love book makes self love, self awareness and self care an instinctual part of everyday life....

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Learn About Our Partners For The Week, The Breasties!

Our Relationship To The Breasties Ovarian cancer awareness month is this month, and breast cancer awareness month starts next week. And while our company has always promoted taking care of yourself and putting yourself first, our focus is typically more specific to self love and self care than health education and advocacy. So why the sudden partnership with The Breasties? Within the last year, we connected with Paige More (@paige_previvor), a fellow tribe member and co-founder of The Breasties, and learned that there was quite of bit of overlap between our world and her world. Her role with The Breasties is to empower women to take charge...

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Celebrity Matchmaker and Alessandra Conti Shares Her Perspective On Why Self Love is Key to a Successful Relationship

Before diving into the questions, tell us a little bit about your background and how you came to be a matchmaker! I always refer to myself as a "sandbox matchmaker" because I have been setting up my friends since before it was socially acceptable!  My sister - co-founder of Matchmakers In The City - and I grew up in a small town where there was very little to do, so we would rent out venues and throw parties and invite all of the cute boys from neighboring high schools and all of our fabulous girlfriends. We were always little social butterflies, and would...

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A Newlywed's Take on why Self Love is Key to a Healthy Relationship

How did you and your hubby meet? His sister and my sister met freshman year of high school. One was wearing the matching pants to the other’s top and instantly became best friends. Our families became close over the years and even spent holidays together! We were around 6-7 years old when we first met.  How long have the two of you been together? We’ve been on and off for 3 1/2 years. We always knew we would end up together so we decided to put ourselves first. Focusing on our own education and careers meant taking breaks every few...

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How Self Love Saved Me: A Recovering Perfectionist’s Journey

You’re in a job interview. The interviewer asks you, “Tell me, if you had to pick one, what’s one of your weaknesses?” Let’s be real: You’re not going to reveal one of your true weaknesses to a potential employer who you’re trying to impress. You only want to talk about your strengths, which is why you jump to the classic response: “I’m a perfectionist.” This was my response every time a potential employer asked for a "weakness" of mine. It’s the majority of people’s responses when asked this question. We like it because it communicates that we are relentlessly hard-working...

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Your New Meditation: Imagine a Woman by Patricia Lynn Reilley

Imagine a woman who believes it is right and good she is a woman. A woman who honors her experience and tells her stories. Who refuses to carry the sins of others within her body and life. Imagine a woman who trusts and respects herself. A woman who listens to her needs. Who meets them with tenderness and grace. Imagine a woman who has acknowledged the past’s influence on the present. A woman who has walked through her past. Who has healed into the present. Imagine a woman who authors her own life. A woman who exerts, initiates, and moves on...

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Our 9 Favorite Self Love Spice Girls Lyrics

Just this morning, on The Today Show, Mel B confirmed that the Spice Girls would, in fact, be going on tour. Known for her role as Scary Spice, the actress and singer stated, "Yes, we are going to be doing performances together, for sure." Just moments after, she wondered, "Should I have really said that out loud?" Our response to the announcement of this self love, girl power-charged group reuniting?: To celebrate, we've put together 9 of our all-time favorite Spice Girls lyrics emphasizing girl power and self love:     1. "I will not be told, Keep your mouth shut, keep your...

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7 Women We Salute This Memorial Day

This Memorial Day, we’re paying special tribute to the history of women who have served this country. Women have played a part in every war throughout the history of our country. That’s right - every single one. And as of September 2015, more than 2 million women have served. While it was illegal in the early wars, women still found ways to serve for our country and assist in numerous ways outside of combat. These women have broken down barriers, acted as influential role models and paved the way for strong, courageous women for generations to come. Check out our...

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Meghan Markle: Duchess of Sussex, Queen of Self Care

We all know Meghan Markle as an actress, blogger, human rights activist, and now the newest addition to the royal family. What you may not know is that she is also a feminist and self care advocate. Her radiance stems not just from what we are sure is an excellent skin care routine, but rather from the work she does to take care of herself from the inside out. Ready for some self care tips from the Duchess of Sussex? We thought so. Here are 5 self care tips from Meghan Markle: 1. Make Time For Yourself: This may seem...

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10 Celebrities Who Rock Pinky Rings

From the red carpet to the 2018 Met Gala, celebrities have been spotted wearing pinky rings with pride. We’ll admit it: When it comes to pinky rings, we’re a little biased. We like ours with a lot of Self Love. That being said, we’re not the only ones who find pinky rings to be magical. Check out some of our favorite celebrities wearing pinky rings: Blake Lively Blake Lively posted a picture on her Instagram last week rocking a gorgeous emerald pinky ring. You can get your very own Emerald Self Love Pinky Ring to match Blake here. Rihanna RiRi, who just...

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Why We’re Obsessed With Rihanna’s Newest Lingerie Line

Rihanna officially launched Savage x Fenty Thursday night and, as indicated by the 1-hour wait time for fans to shop, it was a major success. Since her start in 2005 with her hit single “Pon de Replay,” Rihanna has dominated the music scene, becoming the first female artist to pass 2 billion streams worldwide on Apple Music. More recently, Rihanna launched Fenty Beauty, a makeup line focussed on inclusion of all skin tones, which is well on its way to surpassing both Kim Kardashian’s and Kylie Jenner’s makeup empires. But the Barbados Babe won’t stop there. Ready for the next...

Article on 40 Insightful Questions to Engage the Matriarchy

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40 Insightful Questions to Engage the Matriarchy

With feminism taking off in all forms, we hear a lot of “smash the patriarchy” or “destroy the patriarchy.” And yes, we totally see that men are making more money than us as women, they’re getting promoted, they’re favored overall compared to women. However, the “smash the patriarchy” viewpoint is so negative and doesn’t push us as a group to engage the incredible and powerful women to work collaboratively. And that’s why we’re looking to the strong women, who built us. Our Mothers. Our Grandmothers. Aunts. Cousins. Teachers. Bosses. Let’s utilize the knowledge of these incredible who have so much...